As of 23.10.2014 Bulgarian Ports Infrastructure Company introduced new electronic service to access the data of the Geographic Information System (GIS). The system maintains updated information on the status of infrastructure, land, buildings, equipment, roads and rail terminals, warehouses, adjacent water areas and other sites on the territory of the public transport ports of national importance of the Republic of Bulgaria. BPI Co. put the system in operation at the end of August 2014. Geographic information system of the port infrastructure is built within the framework of the project financed under Operational Programme on Transport 2007 – 2013 , to the amount of over 4,5 mln. BGN.
GIS technology allows the accumulated data and information to be used for specific investigations, resource management, regional and country planning and economic modeling process. It is envisaged that after the establishment of the National Spatial Data Portal, the GI System of port infrastructure to support the exchange of data with the infrastructure geo-portal for spatial info in EU (INSPIRE).
The use of electronic service is free and access is provided by an application – declaration. Submitting the GIS access application should be specified for the place the respective BPI Co. Territorial Directorate.
Application of access to GIS of the port infrastructure can be submitted by:
- filling in the attached electronic form
- sending the completed Application to the Head Office of BPI Co.: 1574 Sofia, 69 Shipchenski prohod Blvd, fl.4 by fax: +359 2 8079966
- sending a scanned copy of a completed application form to:email@example.com